STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1801
RE: S.B. No. 225
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirty-First State Legislature
Regular Session of 2021
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Finance, to which was referred S.B. No. 225, S.D. 1, H.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS,"
begs leave to report as follows:
(1) Specify that the cost of regional infrastructure improvements made by the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation may be assessed against transit-oriented development projects specially benefiting from the improvements, as determined by the Corporation; and
(2) Require the Hawaii Interagency Council for Transit-Oriented Development to review and make recommendations on applications for subaccount funds for infrastructure projects related to transit-oriented development.
Your Committee received testimony in support of this measure from the Office of Planning, Hawaii Interagency Council for Transit-Oriented Development, Land Use Research Foundation of Hawaii, and one individual. Your Committee received comments on this measure from the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Finance that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of S.B. No. 225, S.D. 1, H.D. 1, and recommends that it pass Third Reading.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Finance,
SYLVIA LUKE, Chair